PayPal Commerce Platform will tie together various technologies, tools, services, and financing for businesses of all sizes.
The new wireless point-of-sale device called Square Terminal is intended to replace the company’s legacy hardware device.
PayPal plans to use Swift’s technology platform and talent to continue growing its PayPal Working Capital small business lending service.
Big banks and Apple have announced ways they hope will help them catch-up with payment apps like PayPal’s Venmo
Consumer Finance Protection Bureau issues new rules in response to explosive growth in prepaid cards and similar digital apps.
Square announced its chip card was being used in 15 states on the day of the first distribution to 100 merchants, restaurants.
Ecommerce, while still used by only a fraction of small businesses, could be seeing its biggest growth in markets outside the coastal early-adopting meccas.
PayPal will soon allow merchants who accept Paypal to also accept Venmo payments.
The new Square reader provides a wireless, portable point of sale device that enables Apple Pay and other NFC transactions, as well as “chip embedded” and traditional magstripe cards.
Square has launched a suite of online marketing tools called Square Engagement that includes an email marketing service called Square Marketing,
Pay.gov, the U.S. government’s web based collection portal for payments to federal agencies, will now accept both PayPal and Dwolla as payment options.
Taxpayers can take a home office deduction if they use a portion of their home as a workplace.
The growth of delivery services will mean more opportunities for small and local food stores and restaurants.